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By-Laws of the International Monetary Fund

By-Laws of the International Monetary Fund »

Source: By-Laws, Rules and Regulations

Series: By Laws, Rules & Regulations

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 September 2011

ISBN: 9781616352158

Keywords: voting, regulations, salary, voting rights, election

These By-Laws are adopted under the authority of, and are intended to be complementary to, the Articles of Agreement of the International Monetary Fund; and they shall be construed accordingly. In the event...

By-Laws, Rules and Regulations

By-Laws, Rules and Regulations »

Series: By Laws, Rules & Regulations

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 September 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781616352158.016

ISBN: 9781616352158

Keywords: voting, regulations, salary, voting rights, election

This paper describes by-laws of the IMF. These by-laws state that special meetings of the Board of Governors may be called at any time by the Board of Governors or the Executive Board and shall be called upon the r...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: By-Laws, Rules and Regulations

Series: By Laws, Rules & Regulations

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 September 2011

ISBN: 9781616352158

Keywords: voting, regulations, salary, voting rights, election

This paper describes by-laws of the IMF. These by-laws state that special meetings of the Board of Governors may be called at any time by the Board of Governors or the Executive Board and shall be called upon the r...

Rules and Regulations of the International Monetary Fund

Rules and Regulations of the International Monetary Fund »

Source: By-Laws, Rules and Regulations

Series: By Laws, Rules & Regulations

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 September 2011

ISBN: 9781616352158

Keywords: voting, regulations, salary, voting rights, election

A—Scope of Rules and Regulations A-1. These Rules and Regulations supplement the Articles of Agreement and the By-Laws adopted by the Board of Governors. They are not intended to rep...

Colonial Origins, Institutions and Economic Performance in the Caribbean

Colonial Origins, Institutions and Economic Performance in the Caribbean »

Source: Colonial Origins, Institutions and Economic Performance in the Caribbean : Guyana and Barbados

Volume/Issue: 2007/43

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Michael DaCosta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2007

ISBN: 9781451866070

Keywords: Caribbean, Guyana, Barbados, Institutions, Economic History, elections, labour, political parties, election, labor force

The countries that were once British colonies in the Caribbean share a common language and a colonial history of slavery, dominance of a plantation-based sugar industry, and broadly similar government and administr...

Colonial Origins, Institutions and Economic Performance in the Caribbean
			: Guyana and Barbados

Colonial Origins, Institutions and Economic Performance in the Caribbean : Guyana and Barbados »

Volume/Issue: 2007/43

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Michael DaCosta

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451866070.001

ISBN: 9781451866070

Keywords: Caribbean, Guyana, Barbados, Institutions, Economic History, elections, labour, political parties, election, labor force

The countries that were once British colonies in the Caribbean share a common language and a colonial history of slavery, dominance of a plantation-based sugar industry, and broadly similar government and administr...

Political Price Cycles in Regulated Industries
			: Theory and Evidence

Political Price Cycles in Regulated Industries : Theory and Evidence »

Volume/Issue: 2006/260

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Claudio Paiva , and Rodrigo Moita

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451865202.001

ISBN: 9781451865202

Keywords: Political cycle, regulated prices, election, voters, elections, oil prices, Regulation and Business Law: General, Economics of Regulation,

This paper develops a model of political regulation in which politicians set the regulated price in order to maximize electoral support by signaling to voters a pro-consumer behavior. Political incentives and welfa...

Political Price Cycles in Regulated Industries

Political Price Cycles in Regulated Industries »

Source: Political Price Cycles in Regulated Industries : Theory and Evidence

Volume/Issue: 2006/260

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Claudio Paiva , and Rodrigo Moita

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 2006

ISBN: 9781451865202

Keywords: Political cycle, regulated prices, election, voters, elections, oil prices, Regulation and Business Law: General, Economics of Regulation,

This paper develops a model of political regulation in which politicians set the regulated price in order to maximize electoral support by signaling to voters a pro-consumer behavior. Political incentives and welfa...

Can Public Discussion Enhance Program Ownership?

Can Public Discussion Enhance Program Ownership? »

Source: Can Public Discussion Enhance Program Ownership?

Volume/Issue: 2004/163

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Peter Isard , and Allan Drazen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2004

ISBN: 9781451857962

Keywords: Ownership, deliberative democracy, cheap talk, interest groups, voting, political science, democratic values, Models of Political Processes: Rent-seeking, Elections, Legislatures

We use the concepts of deliberative democracy from political science and cheap talk from economics to develop a better understanding of how public discussion can contribute to building and demonstrating ownership o...

Can Public Discussion Enhance Program Ownership?

Can Public Discussion Enhance Program Ownership? »

Volume/Issue: 2004/163

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Peter Isard , and Allan Drazen

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 2004

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451857962.001

ISBN: 9781451857962

Keywords: Ownership, deliberative democracy, cheap talk, interest groups, voting, political science, democratic values, Models of Political Processes: Rent-seeking, Elections, Legislatures

We use the concepts of deliberative democracy from political science and cheap talk from economics to develop a better understanding of how public discussion can contribute to building and demonstrating ownership o...